Jurisprudence | L4345
The course is designed to introduce several contemporary modes of legal thought. This includes sociological jurisprudence; analytical jurisprudence; critical legal studies; and feminist jurisprudence. An exploration and critical evaluation of these differing perspectives on law are pursued to foster an understanding of the interdependency between legal philosophy and legal decision process, the role law plays in our culture, and the social and philosophical impediments to law's effectiveness.
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)